1 living in a particular place; "resident aliens" [ant: nonresident]
1 someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there [syn: occupant, occupier]
2 a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospital; "the resident was receiving special clinical training at the hospital" [syn: house physician, resident physician]
EtymologyFrom , from , from resident, residens, pp. of residere.
graduate medical student receiving medical training
- Finnish: erikoistuva lääkäri
A resident is a person who maintains a residency in a given place.
Resident may also refer to:
- Resident (title), a state official required to take up permanent residency abroad
- Resident spy, a spy who operates in a foreign country
- Resident bird, a bird that does not migrate
- Resident (medicine), a stage of postgraduate medical training in North America
- The Residents, an avant garde music and visual arts group
- Resident (Magazine), an Austrian music magazine
- Resident (Second Life), a member of the Second Life gaming community
- Resident Commissioner, a commissioner in an overseas possession or protectorate of the British Crown or of the U.S.A.
- Resident Evil, a series of survival horror games
resident in French: Résident
resident in Indonesian: Residen
resident in Dutch: Resident
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